Severed headless body found in Odisha’s Subarnapur, police probe on
Birmaharajpur: In a horrific incident, a youth was hacked to death brutally in Birmaharajpur block of Subarnapur district yesterday. The body with head, hands and legs missing was found in a farm field near Kenjhariapali village under Subalaya police limits this morning.
Initially locals spotted the headless body with hands and legs missing and informed police. Following preliminary investigation, the deceased was identified as Manabhanjan BIswal (22) from Khairamal village.
A police official said a youth called Manabhanjan out of his house at around 11 am yesterday. The youth then took Manabhanjan on a motorcycle. His family members said since then Manabhanjan has been untraceable. Manabhanjan’s uncle later filed a complaint based on which police launched a probe.
After the headless body was spotted today morning, Manabhanjan’s family members identified the body to be of him.
The police official added the body will be handed over to the family of Manabhanjan after carrying out the post mortem.
Reason behind the murder is yet to be known.